Caregiving is a career you can be proud of – you’re a bright spot for people that can sometimes be lonely or sad, and home care professionals keep older adults at home, right where they want to be.
It’s easy to get distracted in today’s fast-paced world; many things clamor for our attention. Here are some things that can distract caregivers and cause them to be mentally absent.
Finding a job where you feel like you’ll be able to stay for years is getting harder to find. Record numbers of people have been laid off or had their jobs eliminated in the past year, and many of them are looking for something they feel they didn’t have with their last career- job security.
Studies show that just about 85% of caregivers love their work. They enjoy feelings of deep satisfaction as they spend their hours making a difference in people’s lives. To them, it’s not a job – it’s a calling.
We’re going to assume that if you’re reading this, you’re thinking about pursuing a career as a caregiver, looking for a guide to caregiving, or are checking this out for someone else that you think might, or should, be interested in the profession. Either way – congratulations! You’re considering working in an exciting, growing, and personally fulfilling career field.
Harvard Business School professor said, “When it comes to choosing a career, don’t chase after passion – focus on purpose.” In this article, we'll look at how passion and purpose relate to your career choice and see how it can help you find the career you’ve been searching for.
There are very few careers as rewarding as being a professional caregiver. See how being a caregiver at Senior1Care, in particular, will open the doors of opportunity for you.